Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
- ‘However, as we can envision the geologic processes that have shaped our earth in millennia past by observing the processes in operation today, so too can we imagine the initial human encounters with big trees by observing our own reactions.’
- ‘Another Oregon big tree hunter drove out and remeasured the state's champ and declared it still the larger of the two trees.’
- ‘For now, a shot from our journey to the big trees.’
- ‘Big trees are not as hungry for water as coast redwoods.’
- ‘Each year, TCI members and instructors from around the country meet here to commune with the big trees and with one another.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.